This course, taught by retired professor of ornithology Scott Mills, will provide an introduction to birding with an emphasis on developing identification skills.
Other topics will include a review of birding tools including binoculars and field guides, an introduction to birding terminology, and some discussion of basic bird biology as they relate to identification. The course is designed primarily for beginning birders but should be useful for many mid-level birders as well.
The class is comprised of five classes and two field trips. Field trip dates to be determined at the first class.
Five Saturday Mornings: January 12 – February 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Where: The Education Building at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Cost: $75.00 (includes two field trips. Some Scholarships are available.)
Register by contacting Ken Brown at email@example.com
Black Hills Audubon Society, PO Box 2524, Olympia, WA 98507-2524
Class is limited to 24 persons.